The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 55 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 35 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.97% 0.85% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.67% 1.01% -
Number of salaries quoted 33 4 0
Median salary £45,000 £39,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.64% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,650 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +6.63%
Cybersecurity
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
750 889 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 85.03% 84.43% 88.63%
Number of salaries quoted 667 814 702
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Kent region.

Cybersecurity Salary Trend in Kent

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Cybersecurity Salary Histogram in Kent

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone - 4 £42,500 -
Cybersecurity
South East

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 45 (83.33%) SIEM
2 43 (79.63%) Information Security
3 37 (68.52%) PCI DSS
4 36 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 32 (59.26%) Penetration Testing
6 31 (57.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 31 (57.41%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 30 (55.56%) Secure Coding
7 30 (55.56%) System Testing
7 30 (55.56%) CEH
7 30 (55.56%) Finance
8 29 (53.70%) CREST Certified
9 28 (51.85%) Degree
10 24 (44.44%) SANS
10 24 (44.44%) OSCP
11 21 (38.89%) Time Management
12 20 (37.04%) Windows
13 16 (29.63%) Linux
14 15 (27.78%) Firewall
15 11 (20.37%) CISSP
16 10 (18.52%) LogRhythm
17 9 (16.67%) Cisco
18 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
18 7 (12.96%) Management Information System
19 6 (11.11%) Data Protection
19 6 (11.11%) Big Data
19 6 (11.11%) Security Operations
20 5 (9.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
20 5 (9.26%) Cisco ASA
20 5 (9.26%) ArcSight

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) Firewall
2 5 (9.26%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (9.26%) LAN
2 5 (9.26%) WAN
3 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.85%) Network Security
4 1 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) Big Data
2 2 (3.70%) Data Mining
General
1 30 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Advertising
2 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (61.11%) Consultant
1 33 (61.11%) Security Consultant
2 32 (59.26%) IT Consultant
2 32 (59.26%) IT Security Consultant
3 20 (37.04%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 11 (20.37%) Analyst
5 8 (14.81%) Security Analyst
6 7 (12.96%) Security Manager
7 5 (9.26%) IT Manager
7 5 (9.26%) IT Operations Manager
7 5 (9.26%) IT Security Manager
7 5 (9.26%) Operational Security Manager
7 5 (9.26%) Operations Manager
7 5 (9.26%) Security Operations Manager
7 5 (9.26%) Security Technical Consultant
7 5 (9.26%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (9.26%) Technical Security Consultant
7 5 (9.26%) Vulnerability Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.41%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.85%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.04%) Windows
2 16 (29.63%) Linux
3 4 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (83.33%) SIEM
2 43 (79.63%) Information Security
3 36 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 32 (59.26%) Penetration Testing
5 31 (57.41%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 30 (55.56%) Secure Coding
6 30 (55.56%) System Testing
7 21 (38.89%) Time Management
8 6 (11.11%) Data Protection
8 6 (11.11%) Security Operations
9 4 (7.41%) Identity Access Management
9 4 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (7.41%) Malware Analysis
9 4 (7.41%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (5.56%) ITIL
11 2 (3.70%) Risk Assessment
12 1 (1.85%) Data Security
12 1 (1.85%) Risk Management
12 1 (1.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) C
2 4 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (55.56%) CEH
2 29 (53.70%) CREST Certified
3 28 (51.85%) Degree
4 24 (44.44%) OSCP
4 24 (44.44%) SANS
5 11 (20.37%) CISSP
6 2 (3.70%) CISM
7 1 (1.85%) CISA
7 1 (1.85%) CISMP
7 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (68.52%) PCI DSS
2 31 (57.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.26%) vSphere
3 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.41%) XenApp
4 1 (1.85%) Snort
4 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (7.41%) Nessus
2 4 (7.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) LogRhythm
2 9 (16.67%) Cisco
3 5 (9.26%) ArcSight
3 5 (9.26%) CheckPoint
3 5 (9.26%) VMware
4 4 (7.41%) Citrix
4 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.56%) Palo Alto
5 3 (5.56%) Qualys
5 3 (5.56%) Sophos
5 3 (5.56%) Splunk
6 1 (1.85%) AlienVault
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